Seniors

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Movies:

Programs and Events:

Monday Morning Movie

When: Monday, February 08, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

"Mr. Holmes" Rated PG; 105 minutes
Mr. Holmes (Ian McKellen) is retired, and his steel-trap mind starts to fade with old age. He decides to reopen his investigation into the case that led to his retirement.

Ruth Holley Crafter's Group

When: Monday, February 08, 2016 - 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at HO Study Room (paper sign-in)

Join this lively group of hand crafters to share ideas, socialize, and, of course, work on a project!

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions and coffee. All are welcome.

LOOSEN UP! for older adults

When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

LOOSEN UP!- This class offers 30 minutes of mindful movements specifically designed to be gentle on the joints while increasing flexibility. According to the Arthritis Foundation, people with various types of arthritis who have a regular practice of movement and stretching reported significant reduction in pain and joint stiffness and improvements in physical function. Join us in a fun and interactive setting. All adults of all fitness and ability levels welcome.

Penrose Library Lunch and Movie--Ant-Man

When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose AspenChildrens Rooms

Bring your lunch and enjoy a free movie with popcorn. Ant-man. PG-13. 115 Minutes.

Needles, Hooks and Yarn - Quilt Squares

When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Stop by to make a 12x12 quilt square in the style of Gee's Bend Quilts. All squares will be sewn together and displayed in March.
Dating from the early 20th century, these quilt designs come from a proud tradition stemming from a small community of Alabama women. Learn more at http://soulsgrowndeep.org/gees-bend-quiltmakers

Socrates Cafe

When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

This adult group discusses all kinds of subjects such as philosophy, religions, politics, morality, and the common threads among humanity. All are welcome to attend this well-moderated and thought-provoking group.

Adult Coloring

When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd.

Coloring for Adults: We'll provide the pictures, crayons and colored pencils or bring your own if you prefer. You provide the time and creativity. No rules here - you may color outside the lines. Red grass and green sky - What a concept! Have some fun with us.

Digital Photography as Art & Play

When: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

This month's topic: More about Lens from Focal Length to F/stops

Do you love photography? Join our fun, free group perfect for anyone seeking to find or share tips and techniques, engage in digital photography discussions, or participate in community field trips. All adults welcome, including beginners. No registration required.

"Movie, Lunch and You", O Brother Where Art Thou

When: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

This Coen Brothers charmer is loved by millions, wonderfully textured with an authentic look and feel, and immortalized by its soundtrack. The film itself is an adaptation of Homer’s “The Odyssey.”
In this version George Clooney, John Turturro, and Tim Blake Nelson play three escaped convicts pursued across the 1930s South by the law. Along the way, they manage to stop off on a series of misadventures, the most famous being nabbing a record deal.
Rating: PG-13
Length: 106 mins.
Bring your lunch and we'll provide the movie, beverage and popcorn.

Holley Lunch and a Book

When: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Bring your lunch and join the discussion of the book of the month. Hot beverages and ice water will be served. To Register call 597-5377.
Discuss the February book: Into The Forest by jean Hegland
Pick up the March selection: The Devil the White City, by Erik Larson

DARE TO DREAM – Create a Vision Board

When: Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Inspiration Boards add clarity to your desires, and feeling to your visions. Perfect for helping you plan for an upcoming event, a creative project, or visualizing the year to come.

Learn how to creatively put your visual inspirations together as a fun collage you can hang on the wall or as a journaling technique. No matter how you express yourself, organized inspiration boards and collections will help you be more productive and achieve your goals. We will finish the class with a portable inspiration board you can take home!

The board and some supplies provided; please bring any images quotes you would like to use, or your favorite scissors and adhesive. Registration required; all adults welcome!

Paper Craft Class

When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Join us for a creative and fun paper craft class! This class meets every other month on the third Tuesday with new projects each month! Register now -- space is limited to the first 15 Adults to sign up!

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions and coffee. All are welcome.

LOOSEN UP! for older adults

When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Library21c -1175 Chapel Hills Drive at Western Window Bay

LOOSEN UP!- This class offers 30 minutes of mindful movements specifically designed to be gentle on the joints while increasing flexibility. According to the Arthritis Foundation, people with various types of arthritis who have a regular practice of movement and stretching reported significant reduction in pain and joint stiffness and improvements in physical function. Join us in a fun and interactive setting. All adults of all fitness and ability levels welcome.

Socrates Cafe

When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

This adult group discusses all kinds of subjects such as philosophy, religions, politics, morality, and the common threads among humanity. All are welcome to attend this well-moderated and thought-provoking group.

Adult Coloring

When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd.

Coloring for Adults: We'll provide the pictures, crayons and colored pencils or bring your own if you prefer. You provide the time and creativity. No rules here - you may color outside the lines. Red grass and green sky - What a concept! Have some fun with us.

Pikes Peak Computer Genealogists

When: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Everyone is welcome! Contact this group through the link below to find out more. Visit as a guest for free. Members pay annual dues.

Senior Lunch and a Movie "Tomorrowland"

When: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

When a scientifically minded teenager (Britt Robertson) discovers a technologically advanced trinket that provides an astounding glimpse of the future, she enlists the help of a reclusive inventor (George Clooney) to make "Tomorrowland" a reality today.

Bring your sack lunch and join us for a movie, popcorn, and lemonade!

Alcohol Ink Class

When: Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Learn the art of alcohol ink.

Falcon Garden Club

When: Saturday, February 20, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

We will be discussing topics related to high desert gardening. Open to the public; visitors are heartily invited to join us. Visit our website at www.falcongardenclub.org

Happy Needles

When: Saturday, February 20, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Do you have a passion for needle crafts? This group has interest in all sorts of needle-related arts and crafts, including tatting, crochet, cross-stitch, knitting, embroidery and more. Bring your current project and join us as we enjoy one another's company and learn new techniques along the way.

Donuts and Westside Pioneer

When: Monday, February 22, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Meet with other Westsiders over coffee and donuts to discuss issues in this month's online edition of Westside Pioneer. All are welcome(you don't have to be a Westsider).

Senior Social

When: Monday, February 22, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Please join us for pleasant conversation with refreshments provided by the Friends of PPLD.

Ruth Holley Crafter's Group

When: Monday, February 22, 2016 - 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at HO Study Room (paper sign-in)

Join this lively group of hand crafters to share ideas, socialize, and, of course, work on a project!


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